SC women handle UCLA, now look to punch ticket to third straight Final Four

SC starters on the bench late in the Round of 16 win over UCLA Saturday Photo credit USA Today Sports

After a double digit victory over the weekend, South Carolina Women's Basketball can advance to their 3rd straight Final Four with a win tonight in Greenville.

The Gamecocks handled UCLA 59-43 at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena, Saturday afternoon. South Carolina held UCLA to just 15 1st half points and led by 10 at the break. They would use a 25-15 3rd quarter advantage to lead 50-30 going into the final frame.

The Gamecocks held the Bruins to just 3 of 18 shooting from three point range. They were also plus 7 on the offensive glass and plus five in turnover margin.

The Gamecocks now take on 2 seed Maryland at 7 PM Monday night at The Well. The winner will advance to the Final Four Friday in Dallas.

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